Spring 2013 Colours In Jewellery

SpringColor authority Pantone is forecasting a dominance of bright vivid hot reds and yellows among cool neutral pastel blues and soft greens and purples for spring this year.

The color spectrum gives lots of room to get creative with colored gemstone jewelry. Rich blue and purple jewels, you could stick to silver to shimmer with your neutral tones, or use ruby and yellow gold to add surprise pops of (more…)

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Aquamarine – Birthstone Of March

AquamarineWater is the ruling element for this zodiac sign and this gemstone is like crystal water.

Aquamarine is a variety of beryl (like emerald and morganite), however, instead of having a vivid green colour from chromium like an emerald, aquamarine gets its gentle blue tone from trace amounts of iron. Whereas most emeralds are quite hazy, aquamarine is beautifully clear and transparent like a glass of (more…)

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Scott Kay International Couture Jewelry Collection

Scott KayScott Kay established himself as bridal designer before branching out into men’s jewellery in a bold and daring way that has hit the jewellery industry by storm.

“My collections are designed for the discriminating few around the world who refuse to settle for anything less than the finest in quality, and like those individuals, I will never compromise

Scott Kay is an industry icon creating true (more…)

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Watermelon Tourmaline

Watermelon TourmalineNow you have probably heard of tourmaline – of which there are a few variants, but there is one subtype of tourmaline that is very unique. It has not just one color, but a combination of three: a medium apple green on the outside, which gradually transcends into a milky white, then finally the deep pink color in the middle. This is known as watermelon tourmaline, because of the resemblance of colors (more…)

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Gemstones Uncovered: Chrysoprase

Chrysoprase EarringsThe gemstone chrysoprase is one of the more expensive semi-precious stones, having an opalescent apple green color which could be mistaken for jade. The stone gets its name from a combination of two Greek words; chyros which translates to gold and prase –meaning leek. It is also known as the Australian jade.

Chyrsoprase belongs to the chalcedony family of gemstones, though among one of its rare (more…)

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Tangerine Tango Color Of The Year

TangoThis year is looking bright, vivid and full of color; this is all due to the Pantone Color Institutes declaration of the color of the year. ‘Tangerine Tango’, a red-orange color, has been named the top color of 2012. In 2012 the color was the sultry Turquoise, and last year, 2011, honeysuckle, a warm pinkish – red color was declared color of the year.

With each color comes a feeling and story of (more…)

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Margo Morrison

Blake Lively Jewlery

Margo Morrison Feature!!

In Style magazine has issued a top ten looks spread for Blake Lively, star in the hit TV show, Gossip Girl. Amongst these looks, Chanel, Alexander McQueen, Dolce & Gabbana and Michael Kors are being worn by the blonde bombshell. The second best look Lively is featured in, is with 10 magnificent Margo Morrison necklaces. The necklaces seen below are made of stones likesmokyquartz (more…)

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